Going global is practically a mandatory slogan for industry insiders in South Korea.
Korean Film Council
The Korean Film Council (Kofic) has opened the Korean Film Biz Zone (Kobiz) an industry website aiming at overseas expansion of Korean films.
Helmer Kim Eui-suk has been tapped as chairman of the Korean Film Council.
With all the current woes in the industry, Korean companies really should be looking abroad more," says Showbox production scout Chung Youngjoon. "I mean, both for overseas finance of our pictures…
The Korean Film Council's first overseas branch, located on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles, is now open for business. Kofic USA is headed by Sun-young Moon and will be primarily engaged with…
CJ Entertainment's "Voice of a Murderer" opened to newsy numbers in South Korea over the weekend, taking $10.1 million (1.46 million admissions) from Thursday to Sunday.
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